Morientes - who won three Champions Leagues and two La Liga titles with Real - said: "I haven't heard Cristiano saying he wants to leave".
Bale, who is now with his Spanish club on their pre-season tour of the United States, has scored 67 goals in 150 appearances for Real Madrid since his 2013 move from Tottenham.
Two Israeli Border Policemen Killed in Temple Mount Shooting Attack
Hours after the early morning shootout, Israeli forces still blocked access to the mosque area because of security concerns. Three suspects , who allegedly opened fire at the officers, were themselves shot dead by police.
The 28-year-old struggled with an ankle injury last season and only found a spot on the bench in Real Madrid's Champions League final win over Juventus last month. I've worked hard to recover and now be able to take a full part in pre-season. "The ankle is strong and I am ready".
Gareth Bale admits he has no idea if Cristiano Ronaldo will still be a team-mate of his at Real Madrid next season - but is keeping his fingers crossed the Portugal superstar does end up staying with the European champions.
South Korea pushes for talks with North Korea
Ruler Kim Jong-Un has said he would not give up nuclear ambitions until the United States ceases its hostility towards Pyongyang. If the talks are held, loudspeaker broadcasts, leafleting and South Korea-U.S. drills are expected to top the agenda.
"Logically I am a British player, so I am always linked with a return home". I can still play well and when I'm at the maximum I'll give my best again.
"It was bad luck, you can not avoid these injuries in football, when you knock your ankle". When asked if he has considered leaving, he told Marca: "No, everything has been complicated by my injury, but nothing else". The same thing happened with David Beckham and other Englishmen who came to Spain. "I will try to have my best season, as long as injuries allow it". "I am happy playing at Madrid, logically interest is interest, but if there was nothing concrete, not even an offer, there is not so much to discuss". "Look, I only realised yesterday that [Romelu] Lukaku had joined Manchester United, so the truth is I don't know. You'll have to ask him".
MPs, MLAs vote to elect 14th President of India
The poll officials would collect all personal pens from the voter and give them the special pens for marking the ballot. Incumbent President Pranab Mukherjee's term expires on July 24 and a new President has to take over on July 25.